吉晓明

Ji Xiaoming

1. Personal Information

Title/Position: Lecturer

Correspondence Address:Department of Occupational Medicine and Environmental Health, Nanjing Medical University, 101 Longmian Av., Jiangning District, Nanjing, Jiangsu Province, 211166, P.R. China.

Telephone: 86-25-8686-8420

E-mail: jxmnjmu@163.com

  

2. Education

INSTITUTION

DEGREE

(if applicable)

MM/YY

FIELD OF STUDY

Wuhan University

  B.S.

  07/10

Prevention Medicine

Nanjing Medical University

Ph.D.

07/15

Public Health and

Preventive Medicine

 

3. Research Interests

    Her research program focuses on the association between genetic susceptibility and pneumoconiosis, and how miRNAs are mobilized within lungs, and how manipulation of these dynamic trafficking events can be used in therapies to combat pulmonary fibrosis disease. As a faculty member at Nanjing Medical University, she is the recipient of a National Natural Science Foundation of China.

  

4. Selected Publications

1)Ji X, Wu B, Fan J, Han R, Luo C, Wang T, Yang J, Han L , Zhu B, Wei D, Chen J, Ni C. The Anti-fibrotic Effects and Mechanisms of MicroRNA-486-5p in Pulmonary Fibrosis. Sci Rep. 2015 Sep 15;5:14131.

2)Chu M, Ji X, Chen W, Zhang R, Sun C, Wang T, Luo C, Gong J, Zhu M, Fan J, Hou Z, Dai J, Jin G, Wu T, Chen F, Hu Z, Ni C, Shen H. A genome-wide association study identifies susceptibility loci of silica-related pneumoconiosis in Han Chinese. Hum Mol Genet. 2014 Dec 1;23(23):6385-94.

3)Ji X, Wang L, Wu B, Han R, Han L, Wang T, Yang J, Ni C. Associations of MMP1, MMP2 and MMP3 Genes Polymorphism with Coal Workers' Pneumoconiosis in Chinese Han Population. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2015 Oct 30;12(11):13901-12.

4)Ji X, Wu B, Jin K, Luo C, Han R, Chen M, Hou Z, Fan J, Ni C. MUC5B promoter polymorphisms and risk of coal workers' pneumoconiosis in a Chinese population. Mol Biol Rep. 2014 Jul;41(7):4171-6.

5)Han R, Ji X, Wu B, Wang T, Han L, Yang J, Zhu B, Ni C. Polymorphisms in interleukin 17A gene and coal workers' pneumoconiosis risk in a Chinese population. BMC Pulm Med. 2015 Jul 30;15:79.